Some books are to be tasted others swallowed and some to be chewed and digested.
More Quotes from Francis Bacon:Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
Friends are thieves of time.
And Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other.
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
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Incongruity, they say, is one of the main ingredients of humor. Maybe it's because everybody can feel superior to me. I honestly don't know.
There were loads of plays which were very popular before and after the war, where everybody wore a dinner jacket in the third act and it was in a house that you wished you'd owned with people that you wish you knew. It was life seen through a very privileged way.
Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.